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Jan 12, 2013 5:00am PST
into arkansas and western tennessee, there is the chance we could see some very strong storms later on this afternoon. and in the northern plains, again, that snow is winding down, but now it's all about the wind. and windchills will be brutally cold through the entire day. that's a look at >>> cold temperature this is morning good enough for patchy frost possible in the north bay and east bay valleys. few clouds drifting by this afternoon. the next weather system will stay offshore and with the north breeze and cool start to the morning temperatures will be in the upper 40s to low 50s today with some partly cloudy skies. monday morning also looks fairly cold but the seven-day forecast this time of year looking dry. bit warmer towards the middle part of the week. >>> and that is your latest forecast. erica? >> dylan, thank you. >>> president obama's inauguration is little more than a week away, but he is already working on two priorities for his second term. gun control and afghanistan. nbc's white house correspondent kristen welker has more. kristen, good morning. >> reporter: eric
Jan 11, 2013 5:00pm PST
was against it. tonight, talking points memo reports that the tennessee, the state of tennessee suspended yaeger's carry permit. now he is trying to tone his message down a bit. >> i do not condone anybody committing any kind of felonies unless it's necessary. right now it is not necessary. start working out. start stretching. start practicing. >> yeager is not alone. he is just one in a crowd of extremists who think that they speak for all gunowners across america and second amendment lovers. right wingers at the drudge report compared the president to hitler and stalin. really? yeah. another gun advocate used slavery to make his case against gun control. >> if african-americans had been given the right to keep and bear arms from day one of the country's founding, perhaps slavery might not have been a chapter in our history. >> we'll talk more about slavery and guns in a moment. >>> first, you should know larry ward is pushing a national gun appreciation day. it's on the weekend before martin luther king day. ward claims this is the first gun appreciation day. but we found gun appreciati
Jan 12, 2013 5:30pm EST
. and i did a report for them. >> what is your history? where are you from. >> nashville, tennessee. i group in nashville and my family and relatives are all still there. i went to pearl high school, and i went to howard university. i graduated and went to the university of michigan. >> law school? >> first the history department write got a ph.d. then i went law school. i wanted to do legal history. those days you had to get both degrees. you couldn't get them at the same time. now you can. i had to do one then the other. then . >> did you come north to graduate school on purpose? >> i came to howard, yes, i came on purpose. absolutely. >> why? >> i went to segregated schools in nashville growing up. pearl high was a segregated high from north high negroes as we were called in that day. i went howard and went when i went to michigan i was one of the first students who was black in the ph.d. program. when i got there. the head of graduate studies said to me, he was surprised to see me. i found out what they meant. he told me there was one time a negro came through here years ago. he di
Jan 12, 2013 2:25pm EST
. this is a model that has worked national. louisiana, tennessee have created recovery and achievement districts, and the results are positive. many of you accompanied our secretary on a trip to louisiana and you saw it in person and know it works. we don't have any other option. failing schools will not be tolerated in virginia. i can tell you as the parent of five children that are with us tonight, all of whom have graduated from good virginia public schools, we must raise the bar and be intolerant of failure. we must continue to bring more innovation and more choices to the public-school system. excellent education demands having the courage to try new things and to be innovative. public charter schools have done well nationally to help bring options to our most underserved communities. the charter schools can increase flexibility and innovation and offer a wider range of educational experience. we have approved new taurus school laws, but we have not done enough. pennsylvania had 164 new charter schools. virginia had four. we have one of the weakest charter school laws in all the country. th
Jan 11, 2013 5:30pm PST
and health departments across the south and many are seeing it. from knoxville, tennessee, "we're seeing that downturn." to north carolina, "looks like we peaked early." but it's not universal. even in the same states, some hospitals are still getting slammed. "our numbers don't yet reflect a downturn," a doctor from duke university hospital, also in north carolina, tells us. this year's flu season hit early, november 25th, a month earlier than a typical one. we're now six weeks into it, and if this year is like years past, we are likely to have six or more weeks to go. it's not too late to get some protection and today, the cdc provided first indication as to how well the vaccine is working. turns out it's 62% effective, meaning, if you got the vaccine you're 62% less likely to have to visit your doctor for the flu. but the cdc acknowledges there have been shortages of the vaccine, so our team fanned out across the country to see what they could find. in chicago. >> i'm going to log on to to find the closest place to get a flu shot. >> reporter: at the pharmacy, success. >> do y
Jan 11, 2013 4:30pm PST
at the university of tennessee because of early-onset alzheimers disease, her impact on the game remains profound. a few stats: 1,098 wins, 38 years as a head coach without a losing season, eight national championships. yikes! just as importantly, her athletes graduated. some went on to wnba careers and all of them learned what it took to be a winner on and off the court. she had a no miss, up front rule. that applied to the classroom and the basketball court. youon't ms practice just like you don't miss class. you position yourself up front because that's where you want to be your whole life. what if we had similar we all want to be up front, but have we created a climate where everyone knows what it takes to get there? tell them a little about pat. one of the key areas we all must do in business is coach other people. take a cue from one of the best coaches on the planet. i'm lou heckler. >> susie: for many people a new year means making new resolutions to get fit. for those who find the gym daunting, there's zumba. it's described as a dance party that doesn't feel like exercise. as ruben ramir
FOX Business
Jan 12, 2013 12:00am EST
republican standpoint going to consumption based taxes makes sense. it has been done in tennessee. they don't have a income tax. it has been done in texas and florida. australia, new zealand did it about 15 or 20 years ago. they had an economic bonanza. there is pretty good evidence that these kind of tax reforms do work. melissa: liberals always argue it is incredibly regressive. hitting a sales tax you're discouraging people from consuming and taking the poorest people and taxing them at the same rate as the wealthiest. it is very regressive as opposed to those people that caa afford to pay more. how do you respond to liberals that say things like that? >> i would disagree, because most states, melissa, likes ours have exemptions for things like food, medicine, other essentials. it is not regressive for those who spend a lot of their disposable income on those things. they will not pay a tax. most states have exemptions like that. it is probably unfair to say that. melissa: governor, thanks for coming on. we appreciate your time. >> okay. thanks, melissa. melissa: major league baseball ta
Jan 12, 2013 4:00am PST
bridge. and from tennessee, that country sunshine. we learn that all of these women struggle in different ways, including financially. for some, miss america is a story of haves and have-nots. south carolina is considered a pageant state because there's big funding and big resources. >> obviously, way too big for just me. >> reporter: for her year as south carolina, allie is put up in a gorgeous apartment. she's given a wardrobe and a car. >> i realize that not every girl gets a car. >> we don't have a fuel sponsor, a wardrobe sponsor. >> reporter: miss wyoming struggles with the money to finance her journey. today, lexie is ready to bring in some cash with a fund-raiser in her hometown. the journey leading up to miss america, is a transformation for all of these women. emoti emotionally, physically. and in some cases, the changes are even more profound. miss district of columbia, allen rose will have her breasts removed after the pageant. a double mastectomy to prevent breast cancer, which killed her mother when she was 16. >> this is my mom in the corner. >> reporter: she's beautiful. y
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Jan 12, 2013 3:00pm PST
in tennessee. heavy rain associated with the storm system stretching from indiana to southern parts of illinois and across eastern portions of oklahoma and arkansas with as much as five inches of rain possible in some of these places. flash flooding could be a concern out here. we have a number of flood advisories and watches that are in effect for many of the states due to the heavy amount of rifle we're expecting, the ground saturated. we've already seen a lot of rain over the past couple of days. temperatures on the northern side of the storm system, very cold. these are your current temperatures right now. 0 degrees in minot. you factor in a little wind and it feels even colder. feels like 14 below zero right now. 13 below in bismarck. rick? >> rick: maria molina, thanks. >> arthel: new york artist is honoring the victims of the connecticut school shooting with his latest piece. it's on display on staten island, an area he says is in need of a little hope after devastations of super storm sandy. the piece features thousands of lights arranged to form 20 little angels. wnyw's lydia has more.
Jan 11, 2013 4:00pm PST
that the state of tennessee has suspended the handgun carry permit of james yeager. that was the first guy we quoted tonight. a real nut. david corn, joy reid, thank you for joining us. >>> coming up, reality check. gun control advocates say this is the moment to pass new legislation. the pro-gun crowd says there no way they will accept an assault weapons ban. >>> exit strategy. president obama made it clear the united states is accelerating its withdrawal from afghanistan and plans to leave very few troops there after next year. this much is clear. >>> and u.s. congressman phil gingrey, who apparently felt two so-called rape candidates in the republican party, richard mourdock and todd akin, wasn't enough. he's come out defending akin's legitimate rape comments. once again republicans just keep it up. >>> and finally, the city that's the star of oscar nominated films this year isn't new york or l.a. or rome or paris, it's d.c., right here in washington. "lincoln," "argo," "zero dark thirty," the nation's capital ready for its close-up. and this is "hardball," the place for politics. [ bop ]
Jan 12, 2013 7:00am EST
this is successful. the education i think is very important. host: jim from tennessee on the line for independents. caller: i watched the press conference between the two presidents. karzai and his government are one of the most corrupt governments ever. we have lost billions of dollars so they could lie in their coffers. they had the taliban sit down at the table. we will be right back over there. to sit down with them, that is where it all created from. that is where the were spawned from. the taliban suppressed women, they do not even want education or music. we are going to be right back over there. this is ridiculous to sit down at the table with the taliban. host: so it is better to leave the troops there for now? caller: it sure would be. i just feel like we will be right back over there. it will spawn again. his government cannot stand up on its own. host: we are going to take a break on the conversation regarding the future of the u.s. role in afghanistan to check in with jeremy herb from "the hill" who will be talking to us about the week-long meetings that took place. welcome to"the was
Jan 12, 2013 11:00am PST
, naomi judd, and got her take on gun ownership. >> you live in tennessee, i know that you're a registered nurse. i know you're a gun owner. >> i'm a registered, vetted gun owner. but that's because i live way out in the country. like way out in the middle of nowhere. >> what guns do you own? >> actually, they're my husband's. you know, we have -- we just had a rabid skunk. we have coyotes that get to the chicken and the sheep. we have -- >> and is that why you keep guns? >> wild boars. of course. >> to protect yourself against animals, maybe. >> yeah, i would never do an ar-15. >> it's a huge issue. >> i was wanting to see him in the green room. i wanted to ask him in if the world was flat and the holocaust never happened. >> he believes what the voc california gun rights people believe, that the more guns you have, the safer for everybody. everyone is armed, everyone in the movie theater would have a gun and could pull out and -- >> and the bars. >> exactly. and the hospitals and the schools and everything. that's their belief. >> ignorance is my least favorite thing. i really think it's
Jan 12, 2013 9:00am PST
. the rankings based on a survey that places knoxville, tennessee second, honolulu third. of course with that weather how could you be unhappy? the top three unhappiest? boulder, colorado, reno, nevada and fresno, california. >> now now now. >> it is confirmation of the critical acclaim steven spooeg spielberg's "lincoln" has the most oscar nominations with 1 which is a lot. the most nominations ever for one picture belong to "all about eve" back in 1950 and "titanic" more recently. bruno mars is agrammy award winner whose locked out of heaven tops billboard's top 100 for fifth straight week. that's a rap on number one's on "weekends with alex witt." vwkun hmph! [ female announcer ] charmin ultra soft is made with extra cushions that are soft and more absorbent. plus you can use four times less. charmin ultra soft. if we took the already great sentra apart and completely reimagined it? ...with best-in-class combined mpg... and more interior room than corolla and civic? ...and a technology suite with bluetooth, navigation and other handy stuff? yeah, that would be cool. introducing t
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